Family hoping governor will grant clemency for Shirley Skinner


Virginia - The family of Shirley Skinner is seeking support for her release.


Shirley Skinner was charged with the murder of Steven Watkins. She shoot her grand-son-in-law to death in November of 2008. Skinner was convicted in May of 2010.


Now Shirley Skinners husband is trying to get signatures for the governor to grant clemency.


Family members say she is not getting proper care for her poor health while behind bars.

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